IDirectDrawSurface7::GetPixelFormat method (ddraw.h)

Retrieves the color and pixel format of this surface.

Syntax

HRESULT GetPixelFormat(
  [out] LPDDPIXELFORMAT unnamedParam1
);

Parameters

[out] unnamedParam1

A pointer to a DDPIXELFORMAT structure that receives a detailed description of the current pixel and color space format of this surface.

Return value

If the method succeeds, the return value is DD_OK.

If it fails, the method can return one of the following error values:

  • DDERR_INVALIDOBJECT
  • DDERR_INVALIDPARAMS
  • DDERR_INVALIDSURFACETYPE

Remarks

You must use LoadLibrary to explicitly link to Ddraw.dll and then use GetProcAddress to access the GetPixelFormat method.

Requirements

   
Target Platform Windows
Header ddraw.h
Library Ddraw.lib
DLL Ddraw.dll

See also

IDirectDrawSurface7